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    Eddie Yacas - Everyday Amazing Healthcare Professional

    Congratulations to Eddie Yacas, a member of the prep team at the Mass General Cancer Center, who was named the Everyday Amazing Healthcare Professional of this weekend's 98.5 The Sports Hub's New England Patriots game.

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    Peggy Leland - Everyday Amazing Healthcare Professional

    Congratulations to Peggy Leland, nurse practitioner in radiation oncology at Mass General Cancer Center, for being named the Everyday Amazing Healthcare Professional of this weekend's 98.5 The Sports Hub's New England Patriots game.

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    Stephanie Batchis - Everyday Amazing Healthcare Professional

    Congratulations to Stephanie Batchis, manager of administrative operations and training in radiation oncology at Mass General Cancer Center, for being named the Everyday Amazing Healthcare Professional of this weekend's 98.5 The Sports Hub's New England Patriots game.

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    What is the federal 21st Century Cures Act?

    The federal 21st Century Cures Act requires that patient electronic health information be made available to patients without delay (with few exceptions), at no cost. This law is designed to give patients and their healthcare providers secure access to health information.

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    Beyond BRCA: Hereditary Breast Cancer Genes

    Testing for the classic hereditary breast cancer genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2, has been available and widely offered since their discovery in the 1990s. However, new technologies in genetic testing have recently uncovered information about other genes linked to hereditary breast cancer.

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    The DAISY Awards Quarter 2 Honorees

    This fall, Mass General awarded seven extraordinary nurses, selected from approximately 100 nominations submitted by colleagues, patients and patient families, to receive the DAISY award.

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